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Ilya Fushman, Thomas Carriero, Francois Alexander Allain: Application recommendation using stored files. Dropbox, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, December 17, 2013: US08612470 (23 worldwide citation)

The disclosed technology can enable files to be stored with a networked environment. The files can be associated with information (e.g., properties) such as a file name, a file type, a date/time at which a respective file was last accessed, a number of times a respective file was accessed, data repr ...


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Rian Hunter, David Euresti, Brian Smith, Alicia Chen, Alex Sydell, Aston Motes, Jie Tang: System and method for preventing duplicate file uploads in a synchronized content management system. Dropbox, Novak Druce Connolly Bove QuiggLLP, December 2, 2014: US08903838 (13 worldwide citation)

A method and system for preventing duplicate file uploads in a remote content management system is described. The user device receives a hash value list associated with the files stored in the remote content management system. The user device calculates a hash value associated with new files to be u ...


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Ivan Kirigin, Olumakinde Adegboyega Adeagbo: Requesting modification rights to a linked file set. Dropbox, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, July 7, 2015: US09075954 (11 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented system and method of sharing files between a link sharer and a link recipient over a network. The method comprises generating, in response to a request by a link sharer, a file sharing link to a file set, where the link does not provide a link recipient the ability to modify t ...


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Sean Byrne, Todd Dabney: Web-based system providing sharable content item links with link sharer specified use restrictions. Dropbox, Hickman Palermo Truong Becker Bingham Wong, Adam C Stone, May 20, 2014: US08732853 (9 worldwide citation)

A system and method providing sharable content item links with link sharer specified use restrictions. The method includes: receiving, from a device used by a link sharer, a request to share a server-stored content item as a sharable link; causing a user interface to be presented at the device that ...


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Aston Motes, Makinde Adeagbo, Trevor Berg: Systems and methods for adding digital content to content management service accounts. Dropbox, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, September 16, 2014: US08838681 (9 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for adding digital content associated with a first user account within a content management system to a second user account within the content management system. In various embodiments, the system may be configured to allow a user to add digital content to an account within a con ...


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Mindy Zhang, Pranav Piyush: Collection folder for collecting file submissions via a customizable file request. Dropbox, Arent Fox, June 27, 2017: US09692826 (8 worldwide citation)

A content management system for collecting files from one or more submitters in a collection folder. A collector, who generates the collection folder, can invite one or more submitters to submit one or more files to the collection folder via a customizable file request. The one or more submitters ha ...


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Drew Houston, Chris Beckmann: Identifying content items for inclusion in a shared collection. Dropbox, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, August 26, 2014: US08819138 (8 worldwide citation)

Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for managing pooled collections of content items, such as photos, in a content management system. An example system can first receive, from a first user device, images uploaded to a first account at a synchronized online content management system ...


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Aston Motes, Makinde Adeagbo, Trevor Berg: Systems and methods for downloading files. Dropbox, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, January 28, 2014: US08639781 (8 worldwide citation)

Systems according to various embodiments use a file download widget to facilitate the download of one or more files from one or more servers associated with a website. In particular embodiments, the file download widget may be used to facilitate the download of one or more particular files that are ...


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Nipunn Koorapati, Christopher Rude, Marcio von Muhlen, Nils Bunger: Synchronization protocol for multi-premises hosting of digital content items. Dropbox, Hickman Palermo Becker Bingham, Adam C Stone, October 25, 2016: US09479567 (7 worldwide citation)

A synchronization protocol for multi-premises hosting of digital content items. In one embodiments, for example, a method, comprising: detecting creation or modification of a content item; determining a content item namespace to which the content item belongs; obtaining an identifier of a block serv ...


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Arash Ferdowsi, Drew Houston, Jonathan Ying, Jeffrey Bartelma: File sharing via link generation. Dropbox, Fenwick & West, June 2, 2015: US09049176 (7 worldwide citation)

Users specify that a file set comprising their files, folders, or other content owned by the users should be made accessible via a link, such as a uniform resource locator (URL). The system which stores and provides access to the files accordingly creates a link that specifies the file set to be mad ...